The regional administration’s canceled budget request for 16 billion kyats for non-essential items was just the latest in an embarrassingly long line of missteps.
Cases filed on behalf of commander-in-chief remain common despite amendments to law; free-speech advocates renew call for Article 66(d) to be scrapped.
The Asia Foundation survey defines the existing constraints in Myanmar’s business environment and identifies opportunities for reform for economic growth.
Key developments at the agency include making training more useful and offering it to lower-level officials, says public policy expert who is assisting the reform process.
President U Win Myint had strong words for government officials and public servants on the need to shake off old habits in order to make reforms at every level in Myanmar.
Modi’s re-election reinforces a global trend of right-wing populists sweeping to victory, often after adopting harsh positions on protectionism, immigration and defense.
Chiang Mai summit of NCA signatories considers scrapping its Steering Team
NLD member’s question removed from list of questions to be asked publicly
In Mon State, parliamentarians and a former state minister are accusing their chief minister of going around the law to give a development contract to a private company.
On April 1, 1937, Burma officially became a separate entity from British India as the Burma Act took effect.
The public has endured three years of incompetence and lack of accountability from their state and regional leaders.
Nearly a year after the legislation was enacted, the streets are still choked with vendors, and few efforts have been made to tackle generators, stray dogs and other problems.
Home Affairs leads the list among 14 ministries that receive the most public complaints
President’s Office insists details of discussions at Jan. 7 security meeting are confidential
U Min Thu seeks to encourage, reassure department officials as it is transferred from military to civilian control